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  1. Lowly no more, chum salmon center stage in allocation disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    In testimony before the Alaska Board of Fisheries on Wednesday, trollers asked for management revisions that would give them more time and opportunity to target this increasingly valuable species. The logic of the troller's request is not hard to follow.


  2. Alaska troopers investigating alleged stun gun use on boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Alaska State Troopers are investigating allegations that a village public safety officer in Kake used a stun gun or Taser on two boys. The stepmother of one of the boys says they asked the officer to use the weapon on them because they were curious about what it feels like.


  3. Kake powerline project a little closer to constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A multi-million dollar electrical power line extension to connect Petersburg and Kake is a little closer to becoming reality this year. The U.S. Forest Service has released a draft Environmental Impact Statement examining three possible routes for the connection, which could bring cheaper electricity to Kake.


  4. Forest Service releases review of proposed power line to KakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    A draft environmental review for a proposed electrical power line between Kake and Petersburg is out this month, a major milestone for the long-discussed project. The document could lead to the selection of a route for the transmission line across Kupreanof Island in central Southeast Alaska.


  5. 900-gallon fuel spill reported in KakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Kake Tribal Fuel reported spilling about 900 gallons of unleaded gasoline at a tank farm in the Southeast Alaska community Sunday. The company is owned by the village Native corporation for the community of about 600 people on northwestern Kupreanof Island.


  6. Sealaska land transfer includes logging, energy, cemetery sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Legislation transferring tens of thousands of acres of the Tongass National Forest to the regional Native corporation Sealaska will supply timber and other economic development opportunities for the corporation. The bill also will set up new conservation areas in Southeast and transfer traditional historic sites and migration routes.


  7. Sealaska subsidiary closes Kake office, lays off 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Kake, in central Southeast Alaska, lost three jobs when Sealaska subsidiary Managed Business Solutions closed its satellite office last month. "It led to significant cost-reduction throughout the MBS system, specifically almost a 40 percent reduction in [the] employee count.


  8. Southeast VPSOs tackle more than law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Tlingit-Haida Central Council's VPSO coordinator Jason Wilson sits with the seven VPSOs serving Southeast Alaska after a ceremony held in Juneau Monday.


  9. Roads, ferries, airports: Meetings spotlight Southeast transportation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Signs mark the end of Juneau's Glacier Highway in 2013. A state transportation plan calls for extending the road about 50 miles north to a new ferry terminal.